June 28, 2017

Get Some Switchel and Bask in the Common Ground Fair

• By Janine Pineo • As I motored up the Airline Friday night, the climbing moon in all its glory played hide-and-seek in the rise and fall of each hill. My thoughts were more elusive than the … [Read more...]

When Lady Hummers Go All Territorial on You

• By Janine Pineo • A happy garden hums. From the bees drifting purposefully from bloom to bloom to the crickets that chirp away to the frogs that sing in the night, rarely is my garden … [Read more...]

Sunshine and Peaches Make the World Go ‘Round

• By Janine Pineo • Some questions are like a siren's song to me. Would you like more hot fudge sauce? Would you like to spend the day at the beach? Would you like me to weed the garden for … [Read more...]

Would You Like Some Cheese With That?

• By Janine Pineo • I was wandering in downtown Bangor a few days ago, having reluctantly left  The Rock & Art Shop after perusing its wonders, and happened by Central Street Farmhouse, where … [Read more...]

The Plush Perfection That is a Peony

Expect a riot of color and varieties during the June 22nd tour • By Janine Pineo • For a June afternoon in Maine, the sky was summer blue, the breeze a soothing whisper and the … [Read more...]

How One Plant Changed the World

Note to Readers: Puttering Around is a new feature on Garden Maine. It is the place where Janine waxes on about things when the mood strikes. • By Janine Pineo • Some plants sing to your … [Read more...]

Attack of the Six-foot Tomatoes

Get them before they are gone Note to Readers: Puttering Around is a new feature on Garden Maine. It is the place where Janine waxes on about things when the mood strikes. • By Janine … [Read more...]

Have You Hugged Your Farmer Today?

Note to Readers: Puttering Around is a new feature on Garden Maine. It is the place where Janine waxes on about things when the mood strikes. • By Janine Pineo • The rain did not deter me from … [Read more...]

You Have Reached Your Destination

Note to Readers: Puttering Around is a new feature on Garden Maine. It is the place where Janine waxes on about things when the mood strikes. • By Janine Pineo • The alarm early this morning … [Read more...]

Drifting Away on the Scent of Spring

Note to Readers: Puttering Around is a new feature on Garden Maine. It is the place where Janine waxes on about things when the mood strikes. • By Janine Pineo • The clouds in the sky all … [Read more...]